Method Man, is an American hip hop recording artist, record producer and actor from Staten Island, New York. Method Man is a member of the East Coast hip hop collective Wu-Tang Clan. He is also a partner with Redman in the hip hop duo Method Man & Redman. In 1996, he won a Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, for "I'll Be There for You/You're All I Need to Get By", with American R&B singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige.